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The home at 2121 Lorrie Lane is located in Weatherford, which is known as the peach capital of Texas and celebrated yearly at the Parker County Peach Festival and is just 25 miles West of Fort Worth. With a population of close to 30,000 residents and a number of historic homes, the city has more tha


Wrestling sisters share common love

Sisters Kaylynn and Taylor Green share a common love for wrestling. Diagnosed with Down Syndrome early on after her birth, eight year old Taylor has grown to love and compete in her older sister's sport, competing in Weatherford's Youth Wrestling Program. Refusing to be looked on or treated as less,

WEATHERFORD DEMOCRAT - 2018-01-16 21:52:00

Fishing for winter rainbows? You can find them in Holland Lake

Temperatures may have been in the mid-20's, but the fishing faithful were standing by as Rainbow Trout were released into Weatherford's Holland Lake. The stocking of the trout was Friday in a joint partnership with the City of Weatherford Park's Department and the Texas Parks and Wildlife - (TPWD) "

FORT WORTH STAR-TELEGRAM - 2018-01-16 14:52:00

State health agency offers food handlers course

A Food Handlers course accredited by Texas Department of State Health Services is being offered by Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service, Parker County. Food Safety: It's In Your Hands is scheduled for Jan. 29 beginning at 4 p.m. at the Extension office located at 604 North Main Street in Weatherford

FORT WORTH STAR-TELEGRAM - 2018-01-16 14:30:00

AARP Foundation Tax-Aid offering free tax assistance to area residents

Volunteers with the AARP Foundation's Tax-Aide program are gearing up to help area residents with their 2017 income tax returns. The volunteers are trained and tested in current tax law using IRS material to assist in filing basic income tax returns such as a form 1040 with schedules A, B, D, EIC,

FORT WORTH STAR-TELEGRAM - 2018-01-16 14:28:00

Theatre Off The Square kicks off 2018 season of shows

Theatre Off The Square in Weatherford proudly presents the first production of their 2018 Season of Shows. Anne of Avonlea is written by Jeanette Carlisle and is produced by special arrangement with Samuel French, Inc. This sequel to Anne of Green Gables (staged in the theatre's 2017 season) is dir

FORT WORTH STAR-TELEGRAM - 2018-01-16 14:26:00

Lady Roo friends reunite for final season

There are a lot of reasons this is a memorable basketball season for Anna Jefferson-Polk. She is the senior leader for the Weatherford Lady Kangaroos and one of the top guards in the North Texas area. It is the conclusion of a high school career she dedicated to her late mother and grandmother. And

FORT WORTH STAR-TELEGRAM - 2018-01-16 14:20:00

MLK's dream endures Mutual history of people of color's struggle for equality emphasized

The need for multiracial coalitions of all Americans coming together and staying united is imperative, local mitigation specialist Vince Gonzales emphasized at the NAACP Martin Luther King Pre-Day breakfast Saturday at Weatherford College. Gonzales, is a member of the board of trustees at Texas Coll

ATHENS DAILY REVIEW - 2018-01-16 00:14:00

HPD: Man struck, killed by truck while running across road

HOUSTON - A pedestrian was killed after being struck by a truck while running back and forth across a northwest Houston road. According to the Houston Police Department, an adult male was seen running back and forth across Hempstead Road, with multiple cars just missing him. However, police said a p

KHOU - 2018-01-16 12:05:49

Man running through traffic killed on Hempstead

Man running through traffic killed on Hempstead 1 / 4 Back to Gallery A man running back and forth through traffic was struck and killed Monday night on Hempstead Road in northwest Houston, police said. Witnesses have told authorities the victim may have been a homeless man who was familiar to peopl

HOUSTON CHRONICLE - 2018-01-16 14:47:00

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Residents wanting to report suspicious activities - such as strange cars in their neighborhood - but don't want to call 911 - can use dispatching's non-emergency number of 277-7373. --- Central communications had 52 calls to the 911 emergency phone system during the 24-hour period ending at midnight

BRENHAM BANNER-PRESS - 2018-01-16 18:00:00

Inga brings ice, shuts down schools, city, county

Winter storm Inga roared through the area early today, bringing an icy mix of moisture that snarled traffic and forced cancellation of a number of events. City of Brenham and Texas Department of Transportation crews were putting rock on icy streets and highways where possible. "It's pretty slick," p

BRENHAM BANNER-PRESS - 2018-01-16 16:15:00

Home near Brenham a total loss after early morning fire

WASHINGTON COUNTY, Tx. (KBTX) A home near Brenham is a total loss after an early morning fire. Firefighters were called out around 6:30 a.m. Tuesday to the 1300 block of Allen Road, off Highway 105. A number of area fire departments helped get those flames under control in about 30 minutes. A cause

KBTX.COM - 2018-01-16 18:44:00

Texas ISDs announce school closures for Tuesday

Huntsville, Sealy and Navasota school districts have cancelled Tuesday classes ahead of potential winter weather. Katy Independent School District also rescheduled all sports games for Wednesday. By Monday afternoon, no other Houston-area school district had announced it would close schools or alter

HOUSTON CHRONICLE - 2018-01-15 22:40:00

Council looks into ballpark upgrades

The Sealy City Council last week agreed to contribute to upgrades at B&PW Park and lift a temporary hiring freeze in order to fully staff the Public Works Department. Joel Grigar, representing the Greater Sealy Little League, requested assistance from the city in making safety and logistical upgrade

SEALY NEWS ONLINES - 2018-01-15 08:00:00

City manager could be named Jan. 23

The Sealy City Council interviewed three city manager finalists last week and staff members provided tours of the community to the hopefuls. Mayor Janice Whitehead said Friday she could not confirm that an offer has been extended to one of the finalists. Even if such an offer has been made, the neg

SEALY NEWS ONLINES - 2018-01-15 08:00:00

Country music artist Clint Black to perform in Tifton

TIFTON, Ga. (WTXL) - Country music artist Clint Black will perform live in concert in Tifton on May 4. He will perform at the John Hunt Auditorium at the UGA Tifton Campus Conference Center, according to Six String Southern Productions. Tickets will go on sale Friday at 10 a.m. and will be available

WTXL.COM - 2018-01-15 16:26:00

Flu prompts Tift hospital to announce visitor restrictions

TIFTON, GA (WALB) - Tift Regional Health System announced Monday that due to the large number of viral illnesses such as flu, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, and a variety of other diseases, the hospital wants patients to call their primary care provider for flu and simple gastrointestinal symptoms befo

WTXL.COM - 2018-01-15 18:31:00

Colquitt Regional warns of increased flu activity

MOULTRIE, Ga. - As flu season climbs to its peak, physicians at Colquitt Regional Medical Center are reminding Georgians that it's not too late to get your influenza vaccine. Jared Cardwell, M.D., a board certified hospitalist, noted that Colquitt Regional has recently experienced an influx of pati

MOULTRIE OBSERVER - 2018-01-15 23:44:00

SLIDESHOW: Parade caps off MLK Day celebration

MOULTRIE, Ga. - The weather warmed into the low 50s by the time Tuesday's parade began, but it was still a small crowd around the Colquitt County Courthouse Square to watch the procession pass by. The parade, which lasted about 30 minutes, was the final event of local celebrations of the Martin Luth

MOULTRIE OBSERVER - 2018-01-15 20:18:00